The photograph at the top of our website is from an early 20th century double-width post card of the Fair when it was held in Mineola, now the site of the Nassau County Court House complex.
Our website is always under reconstruction, so come back frequently as we build a new and better site for 2015. Your comments are welcome. Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guess the Weight of the Giant Pumpkin
This year's Giant Pumpkin weighed in at 825 lbs
2014 was a great Fair
Our thanks to the 23,030 of you that visited us this year. A special thanks to the 115 of you who braved the soggy elements on Saturday, October 4th.
Hope to get the list of winning entries onto the web site soon.
Scarecrow Building was a Blast!
It was hard to tell who was having the most fun, the scarecrow builders or the visitors watching and commenting on them building their scarecrows.
We will do it again in 2015. So start planning your scarecrow now!
Planning for the 2015 Fair
Tentatively the dates for the 2015 Long Island Fair will be the last weekend in September and the first weekend in October. Friday to Sunday each week.
We are considering adding a new premium catagory - The Best Carved Pumpkin and maybe have pumpkin carving demonstrations.
What are your suggestions for the 2015 Fair and for our website, premium categories, competitions or entertainment Email us with your suggestions at email@example.com.
Yes all three of these are cakes. These are the winners in the Advanced Culinary Catagory.
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2014 Premium Book still available online.
You can still view the 2014 Premium Book to get ideas for winning entries for the 2015 Long Island Fair. Just click on the cover below to be taken to the book page.
Support our Sponsors
Welcome to our newest sponsor for the 2014 Long Island Fair - Hilton Long Island / Huntington. Located at 598 Broad Hollow Road, Melville. The hotel is only a short distance from Old Bethpage Village and the Fairgrounds. Make it your first choice among Long Island Hotels. Check out their website for what's happening and their rates. Hilton Long Island / Huntington
The 2014 Long Island Fair Quilt Raffle:
Nine Patch and Snowballs
Hand sewn by the Old Bethpage Village Restoration Quilters
$1,000 college scholarships avaialble to Long Island High School seniors and college students.
The Long Island Fair in conjnuction with the New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs and the New York State Show People's Association are sponsoring ten $1,000 college scholarships to High School seniors and college students who are planing on pursuing a degree in agriculture, an agricultural related field, or a fair-management related field.
For information go to the News section of the website.
Thanks for coming
It was a great Fair